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Cosatu: ‘Get to school on time!’

Trade union federation Cosatu has thrown its weight behind an education NGO's campaign to encourage learners to get to school on time.

UniZulu students want classes again

Student representatives at the strife-torn University of Zululand are hopeful that academic activity will resume at the institution on Wednesday.

Law ‘should force govt to act’ on education crisis

Inequality across schools is so extreme that legislation should be amended to force the government to set minimum infrastructure standards.

EC education crisis comes to Parliament

More than 100 high school learners picketed outside Parliament on Thursday last week to draw attention to education crisis in the Eastern Cape.

HIV testing must ‘protect learners’ rights’

The lack of privacy at schools means that HIV tests on schoolchildren there must not proceed without proper planning and protection of human rights.

Activists welcome HIV tests at school

Children's rights experts and activists have welcomed government proposals offer HIV tests in schools.

Quality matters

The access to the provision of free education is a worthy goal but it should not come at the expense of quality.

Culprits fingered in school exclusion cases

Eastern Cape official says white male principals are prime offenders in school exclusions.

Behind the first-year flood

Universities that offer diplomas as well as degrees appear to be the first choice of students who have been flooding universities.

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